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Old 10-08-2009
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Can anyone tell me which Pearson models, if any, feature end grain balsa cored hulls? I read somewhere that the Pearson 53 did... I believe that other Pearson models had balsa core in areas where stiffness was important, but not throughout the hull.
Answering my own question - for posterity

The Pearson 34-2 (1989, and later) had a balsa-cored hull and deck. Balsa is present in the hull of this vessel both above and below the waterline.

Anyone else?

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